Nicola Rochon Solicitor

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Contact Details

Nicola Rochon is a Solicitor in our Corporate team based in Southampton.

Main areas of practice 

Nicola's main areas of practice include:

  • Disposals and acquisitions of private companies
  • Acquisition and disposal of the Business and Assets of companies
  • General corporate advisory work

Expertise

Nicola’s Blog

Success for New Balance in China trade mark dispute

A recent case demonstrates the growing support Courts in China are beginning to show towards brand owners. Click here to read about New Balance's success in court.

Sharing photos online – the risks of Copyright Infringement

Could sharing other people's photos on social media amount to copyright infringement? Our expert has put together a few tips so you can avoid being in a position where you are being accused of copyright infringement.

Night club owner faces prison sentence due to ongoing Copyright Infringement

A night club owner has been sentenced to three months imprisonment on a suspended sentence, in addition to payment of £5,177 damages to the claimant and £17,000 in costs, for playing sound recordings in public without a licence in contempt of court.

Articles by Nicola

How will the GDPR affect the processing of employee health information?

News

With the GDPR due to come into effect later this month, HR departments need to be careful when processing data relating to an employee’s health – even if they have the employee’s consent to do so.

Customs and counterfeits in the EU

Article

A report by the European Commission on EU customs enforcement of intellectual property rights provides an insight into the scope and extent of intellectual property rights infringement in the EU. Our expert explains the report.

Success in company names tribunal application

News

After noticing that several companies had similar names to their company name, our team took the case to the Company Names Tribunal, here is an overview of the case.

Related Knowledge & Resources

Corporate Governance Regulations: are you ready to report?

New Corporate Governance rules from January this year affect not just quoted companies, but companies with more than 250 employees, with an increased requirement for directors to report on on a variety of matters.

Criminal Finances Act 2017 - what organisations need to do now to manage risk

Our expert explains the changes to the Criminal Offences Act and what you need to to to reduce the risk to your business.

Blake Morgan completes electrical wholesaler merger

Blake Morgan's Corporate team acted for the shareholders of Templegate Electrical Supplies Limited, in connection with the sale to Morris Mclellan Limited, a member of the JW Morris Group.